Period
to 26 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 210 207
Rank change year-on-year +111 -3 +30
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 89 121 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.44% 1.22% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.43% 3.11% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 105 157
Median annual salary £82,500 £70,000 £74,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.04% +14.62%
10th Percentile £52,500 £56,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £89,500 £96,000
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +13.79% -3.33% +15.38%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,638 3,889 3,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.85% 39.08% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 3,511 2,734
Median annual salary £70,000 £66,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 70 (78.65%) Azure
2 51 (57.30%) SaaS
3 49 (55.06%) DevOps
4 47 (52.81%) Finance
5 46 (51.69%) IaaS
6 38 (42.70%) AWS
7 36 (40.45%) Microservices
8 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
9 28 (31.46%) SQL
9 28 (31.46%) PowerShell
10 25 (28.09%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (25.84%) Python
11 23 (25.84%) VMware
11 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (24.72%) Dynamics 365
13 21 (23.60%) Test Automation
14 20 (22.47%) SharePoint
14 20 (22.47%) .NET
14 20 (22.47%) Terraform
15 18 (20.22%) Deployment Automation
15 18 (20.22%) Kubernetes
15 18 (20.22%) Public Cloud
15 18 (20.22%) CSS
15 18 (20.22%) C#
15 18 (20.22%) Configuration Management
15 18 (20.22%) jQuery
15 18 (20.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (20.22%) Ansible
16 17 (19.10%) SOA
17 16 (17.98%) SQL Server

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (22.47%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.49%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.12%) Confluence
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
Business Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 8 (8.99%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (78.65%) Azure
2 51 (57.30%) SaaS
3 46 (51.69%) IaaS
4 38 (42.70%) AWS
5 22 (24.72%) Dynamics 365
6 12 (13.48%) GCP
7 9 (10.11%) Power Platform
8 8 (8.99%) Akamai
8 8 (8.99%) Office 365
9 7 (7.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (6.74%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (4.49%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (2.25%) Serverless
13 1 (1.12%) Azure Functions
13 1 (1.12%) Azure Stack
13 1 (1.12%) GitHub
13 1 (1.12%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) DNS
2 8 (8.99%) SAN
3 7 (7.87%) Network Security
4 4 (4.49%) Skype
5 2 (2.25%) Firewall
5 2 (2.25%) HTTP
5 2 (2.25%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.25%) SSL
6 1 (1.12%) LAN
6 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.12%) VPN
6 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (10.11%) Data Lake
4 5 (5.62%) Big Data
5 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.25%) MySQL
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.12%) HBase
6 1 (1.12%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.12%) Power BI
6 1 (1.12%) Redis
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.12%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.25%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.12%) git-flow
4 1 (1.12%) GitLab
4 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.12%) Protractor
4 1 (1.12%) Selenium
4 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (52.81%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Back Office
2 9 (10.11%) Law
3 5 (5.62%) Advertising
4 3 (3.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (37.08%) Architect
2 16 (17.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (16.85%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (13.48%) Azure Engineer
5 11 (12.36%) Consultant
6 9 (10.11%) Applications Architect
6 9 (10.11%) Digital Architect
6 9 (10.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.11%) Senior Architect
6 9 (10.11%) Senior DevOps
7 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Cloud Consultant
8 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Applications Architect
8 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (7.87%) Security Consultant
9 6 (6.74%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) SaaS Architect
10 5 (5.62%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (5.62%) Azure Architect
10 5 (5.62%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) .NET
2 18 (20.22%) CSS
2 18 (20.22%) jQuery
2 18 (20.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 12 (13.48%) .NET Core
4 11 (12.36%) Web Services
5 10 (11.24%) .NET Framework
5 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (11.24%) Entity Framework
5 10 (11.24%) React
6 8 (8.99%) Ajax
6 8 (8.99%) XML
7 5 (5.62%) Sensu
8 4 (4.49%) OAuth
9 2 (2.25%) LDAP
9 2 (2.25%) Middleware
9 2 (2.25%) OAuth2
9 2 (2.25%) RESTful
9 2 (2.25%) SAML
9 2 (2.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Public Cloud
2 10 (11.24%) N-Tier
3 9 (10.11%) Cloud Native
4 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
4 7 (7.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.87%) FMCG
5 6 (6.74%) Client/Server
6 5 (5.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (4.49%) Private Cloud
7 4 (4.49%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.25%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.12%) Clustering
9 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.12%) Reinsurance
9 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Windows Server
3 9 (10.11%) Linux
4 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2016
4 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (5.62%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.37%) Unix
7 1 (1.12%) Android
7 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.06%) DevOps
2 36 (40.45%) Microservices
3 25 (28.09%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (23.60%) Test Automation
6 18 (20.22%) Configuration Management
6 18 (20.22%) Deployment Automation
7 17 (19.10%) SOA
8 16 (17.98%) Waterfall
9 14 (15.73%) TOGAF
9 14 (15.73%) UML
10 13 (14.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (13.48%) Scrum
12 11 (12.36%) MVC
12 11 (12.36%) SOLID
13 10 (11.24%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 10 (11.24%) Fintech
13 10 (11.24%) OO
14 9 (10.11%) Supply Chain Management
14 9 (10.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) PowerShell
1 28 (31.46%) SQL
2 23 (25.84%) Python
3 18 (20.22%) C#
4 14 (15.73%) Go
4 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.61%) Java
6 8 (8.99%) Ruby
7 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.25%) Perl
8 2 (2.25%) PHP
8 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.12%) C
9 1 (1.12%) C++
9 1 (1.12%) R
9 1 (1.12%) Rust
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Degree
2 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.87%) AWS Certification
4 6 (6.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (5.62%) CCNA
5 5 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.49%) MCP
6 4 (4.49%) MCSE
6 4 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) Docker
2 15 (16.85%) Active Directory
3 12 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.62%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.12%) HDFS
5 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (22.47%) Terraform
2 18 (20.22%) Ansible
2 18 (20.22%) Kubernetes
3 14 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (14.61%) Puppet
5 12 (13.48%) SCCM
6 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (10.11%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (5.62%) Grafana
8 5 (5.62%) Prometheus
8 5 (5.62%) WSUS
9 1 (1.12%) Ambari
9 1 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.12%) Oozie
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (25.84%) VMware
3 10 (11.24%) Nintex
3 10 (11.24%) Sparx
4 9 (10.11%) Databricks
5 8 (8.99%) Adobe
5 8 (8.99%) hybris
5 8 (8.99%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (8.99%) SAP
6 7 (7.87%) Google
6 7 (7.87%) New Relic
6 7 (7.87%) Oracle
7 5 (5.62%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.49%) Alibaba
8 4 (4.49%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.12%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.12%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.12%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.12%) Xamarin